Award winning certified meeting and special events professional, author, international professional speaker, educator and mentor. For the past 30 years has earned many accolades managing events for corporations, international associations, social clients and not-for-profit agencies. She is the Founder of MS Productions Inc. an international full service event, wedding and destination management company with offices.. read more →

As Managing Director for the NYCWFF, John is responsible for the strategic development, day-to-day operations and revenue goals for the festival with all net proceeds benefiting No Kid Hungry and Food Bank For New York City.  Prior to this, John recruited and led an events team at Gilt City in planning and executing an overall.. read more →

As well as being its co-founder, Salvatore Sagone is also President and Editor in Chief of ADC Group. The publishing company has created several websites and magazines dedicated to the communication and event industry such as ADVexpress and e20express websites, NC (New Communication), The Notebooks of Communications and e20 magazines. Since 2006 he organizes the.. read more →

Julien Rio is the Founder & CEO of myfairtool, the only trade show solution to assist exhibitors through every step of their journey. Julien is a Marketing & Trade Show expert changing the way companies exhibiting at trade shows manage their event and maximize their return on investment. Prior to founding myfairtool, Julien lead the marketing effort of lalamove.. read more →

Jodi is the Director of Event & Conference Planning for Augsburg College, a private liberal-arts college in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In her role at Augsburg, Jodi and her team plan and manage over 400 events that happen on campus including Homecoming, Commencement, fundraising galas, student events and speaking engagements/performances by visiting dignitaries and celebrities. Jodi has.. read more →

A seasoned professional with a broad skill set, Teresa has worked in the retail, computer software, human resources, television production, and association management fields. Prior to joining AHCA/NCAL in June of 2005, Teresa enjoyed a long career as a television producer and researcher specializing in programs that both educate and entertain. Her programs aired on.. read more →

Steven Wickel, Future of Events Founder & MD brings over 16 years of excellence in event organization to the table. By combining live dialogue and group dynamics, Steven has built an impressive track record featuring live event experiences all shapes and sizes. With Future of Events he created a complete experience for event professionals. Besides showcasing the.. read more →

Juraj Holub is the marketing manager and aspiring meeting designer at the audience interaction platform Slido. Juraj recently received the Young Hero in Meeting Design Award and was selected as one of PCMA’s 20 In Their Twenties Class of 2016 for his work as a professional, speaker and writer in many activities that drive meeting.. read more →

Rob Davidson is the Managing Director of MICE Knowledge, a consultancy specialising in research, education and training services for the meetings and events industry. His main areas of expertise are conferences and incentive travel, and he has written seven books on these themes, including his latest publication, Marketing Destinations and Venues for Conferences. He also.. read more →

Martijn is the co-founder and creative director at The Red Line Project & Event StoryBoard canvas, an Amsterdam based events experience design agency. Martijn started his career in experience marketing at Disneyland Paris, Marriott EMEA and Singapore Airlines, and transitioning into events as a meeting designer and facilitator. Martijn has shared his knowledge on how.. read more →